Definitions for symmetricalsɪˈmɛ trɪ kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. symmetrical, symmetric(adj)

    having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts

  2. harmonious, proportionate, symmetrical(adj)

    exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities


  1. symmetrical(Adjective)

    Exhibiting symmetry; having harmonious or proportionate arrangement of parts; having corresponding parts or relations

Webster Dictionary

  1. Symmetrical(adj)

    involving or exhibiting symmetry; proportional in parts; having its parts in due proportion as to dimensions; as, a symmetrical body or building

  2. Symmetrical(adj)

    having the organs or parts of one side corresponding with those of the other; having the parts in two or more series of organs the same in number; exhibiting a symmetry. See Symmetry, 2

  3. Symmetrical(adj)

    having an equal number of parts in the successive circles of floral organs; -- said of flowers

  4. Symmetrical(adj)

    having a likeness in the form and size of floral organs of the same kind; regular

  5. Symmetrical(adj)

    having a common measure; commensurable

  6. Symmetrical(adj)

    having corresponding parts or relations

  7. Origin: [Cf. F. symtrique. See Symmetry.]

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